Golf tourneys coming soon include ones remembering former Lynden Lions Eddie Wilson and Tony Wilson

LYNDEN — It was about a year ago that the Eddie Wilson Scholarship Golf Tournament had its inaugural event at Homestead Golf & Country Club. The tourney is dedicated to former Lynden sports manager ...

Local students win academic honors

LHS announces second-semester honor students   LYNDEN — Lynden High School has released its second-semester honor roll, and the following students are named:   4.0 GPA Seniors — Kelsey Bouwman, ...

Lynden Cemetery historical tours each Saturday

LYNDEN -— The Lynden Pioneer Museum has begun its guided “A Walk Back in Time” history tours of the Lynden Cemetery at 1 p.m. each Saturday. Changes have been made for this season, said museum curator ...

More roads being paved this week

WHATCOM -— In the county’s ongoing summer effort, five north county roads were scheduled to receive asphalt paving this week, June 23-27, during the hours of 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., reports Whatcom County ...

Business leader Chase Franklin of Seattle joins WWU’s board

BELLINGHAM — Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed business executive Chase Franklin of Seattle to Western Washington University’s Board of Trustees. “Chase has deep roots to Western and a strong commitment ...

WCC president Hiyane-Brown earns state honor

BELLINGHAM — Kathi Hiyane-Brown, Whatcom Community College president, recently received the 2014 Chief Executive Officer award of the Trustees Association of Community and Technical Colleges at an annual ...
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Janis DeJager wins state Dairy Ambassador

EVERETT — Janis DeJager of Everson, Whatcom County’s representive in state competition, was chosen Friday as the 2014-2015 Washington State Dairy Ambassador. Janis was one of six contestants in the ...

Lynden BP station up for grabs now

LYNDEN — The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency officially left the Lynden Border Patrol station for Sumas in 2008, but a final farewell is only happening now. Tony Holladay, assistant chief patrol ...

Lynden district in facilities review

LYNDEN — By the end of June the Lynden School District will have a brand-new facilities committee in place. Jim Frey, superintendent, said that while the district has had facility committees in the past, ...

Wittenberg and Heystek first-team all-state

The all-state baseball teams were released on Tuesday evening and a pair of Whatcom County athletes earned top honors. Lynden’s Jordan Wittenberg, who was recently named the Northwest Conference’s ...